We utilise our extensive business and corporate finance expertise to advise companies in the automotive industry and transport and logistics sectors. We help businesses secure funding to support growth, acquire a competitor during market consolidation, enable a management buy-out, or execute a trade sale. In short, we make it happen.Book a meeting
The UK automotive industry and transport sector are facing some of the biggest challenges in their history, be it the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic, Brexit, new emissions standards, or the rise of electric vehicles. Some of the specific trends include:
Shifting user and environmental requirements for transportation.
The advance of autonomous vehicles, transforming daily transportation.
The impact of the Internet of Things (IoT) in connecting vehicle and transportation networks.
Depletion of fossil fuels leading the automotive industry to develop the electric vehicle industry and the electric car industry, as well as associated infrastructure.
Extensive sector growth fuelled by lockdowns and increased internet sales.
The challenge of finding suitable land for logistics hubs that is close enough to towns, cities and major transport networks.
The future impact of net-zero targets on the logistics industry, particularly with regards to industry operators and warehouse construction.
The sustainable focus on ‘last-mile’ efficiencies.
The impact of IoT in driving value within the supply chain.
5G pushing the industry towards full digitisation.
We can help you develop your exit strategy, value your business, find a buyer and negotiate a deal that unlocks maximum strategic value.
We can help you develop your acquisition strategy, raise the funds, negotiate the deal and make buying another business happen.
We can advise on equity raising, debt raising and refinancing strategies, as well as negotiating debt facilities across all markets to help fund your business.
Our learning masterclasses are delivered by our experts and will put you at an advantage when it's time to buy, sell or fund your business.
Why Shaw & Co
Our highly talented people are creative, innovative and thrive when faced with a deal-making challenge. It's no surprise that we make deals happen and turn your ambition into a greater outcome.
Fees & charges
Our objective is to ensure that our fee more than pays for itself from the value we create for you and your business.
One of our six promises is to do the right thing and put your interests before ours. We work harder to achieve the best deal for you and your business.
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